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Gettin’ Bizzay at 96

Posted by on Oct 19, 2012 | 0 comments

Gettin’ Bizzay at 96

He saved it all up, all of it, for his wife of 10 years. Ramjeet Raghav, of Kharkhoda, told The Times of India that he was a bachelor who practiced celibacy for his entire life before meeting his wife, Davi, 52. The man’s age is recorded in the government’s social welfare department. Raghav, a field hand and former wrestler, reportedly first broke the “World’s Oldest New...

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I Was Mummified

Posted by on Oct 17, 2012 | 0 comments

I Was Mummified

When you die, donate your body to science. To be mummified! After being diagnosed with terminal lung cancer, Alan Billis, a father of three from England, responded to an advertisement seeking a volunteer to be mummified. “People have been leaving their bodies to science for years,” he said of his decision, “and if people don’t volunteer for anything nothing gets found out.” When...

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Stabbin’ at Chuckie’s

Posted by on Oct 13, 2012 | 0 comments

Stabbin’ at Chuckie’s

This was no ordinary peeved waiter. Last week,  an employee at a Chicago Chuck E. Cheese stands accused of  allegedly stabbing a difficult diner’s companion with a box cutter. The Sept. 30 incident at the Southwest Side restaurant arcade reportedly began with a confrontation over a salad plate. According to CBS, police said 19-year-old employee Shardonnae Pruitt took a 40-year-old...

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Haunted Chicago Restaurants

Posted by on Oct 12, 2012 | 0 comments

Haunted Chicago Restaurants

Fear not, these apparitions have never been known to injure anyone. Scare the pants off, perhaps, but never to hurt. While pop-up, Halloween-themed amusement parks and “haunted” houses proliferate the Chicago scene this time of year, why not skip the hoopla and try your hand at witnessing the “real” thing — all while knocking back a beer and chowing on some grub?...

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WRONG and WRONGER

Posted by on Oct 5, 2012 | 0 comments

WRONG and WRONGER

Did you catch this week’s episode of South Park? Now in the middle of its 16th season, “South Park” has skewered most of reality TV’s most absurd creations. But on this week’s episode, Trey Parker and Matt Stone are taking on today’s most controversial reality star: Alana “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” Thompson. In the preview clip of “Raising...

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